just re-upped with Topsail. It was Y-Yacht policy and then was purchased last
year by Topsail. They honored the OCC (Ocean Cruising Club) discount and we
have a good policy with cyclone coverage in the South Pacific if we remain at
Tahiti or east of 150 during the cyclone season. The underwriter changed but
the policy is still underwritten by an A+ company per by Ambest.
the time I was waiting for the new policy, I checked with The Marine Shop Ltd.
In New Zealand bases on a neighbors recommendation. The offering they sent me
was identical to the policy offered by Topsail with the same underwriter. They
were willing to allow a change even though the last survey of our vessel is
you are unfamiliar with Topsail (UK), they are the go to insurance company for
OCC members. The Marine Shop also has a good reputation among the cruising
rate went down considerably since we will be only in French Polynesia this next
Vessel - Cream Puff - SM2K - #275
cruising - Tahiti, French Polynesia
Behalf Of Rick Stanley
Sunday, February 14, 2021 2:00 PM
[AmelYachtOwners] AMEL Group Insurance -- Update?
I was curious is there was any updates
ragarding the AMEL group insurance initiative discussed during one of the ZOOM
meetings several months ago. Any headway on that issue at all?
Rick & Meadow